The Professional Indemnity Policy covers awards arising out of court judgments, defense costs, loss of documents, fees and expenses.
This policy protects professionals from legal liability for any acts of negligence they may commit in the course their duty. You do not have to be wrong to be sued, the policy will provide for the costs of defending any action brought against the insured in their professional capacity.
Scope of cover;
i) court judgments/awards
ii) defense costs
iii) fees and expenses
iv) loss of documents
Cover is available for, among others;
e) Trustees (Liability)
f) Medical (general practitioners, nurses, dentists, physiotherapists)
The insured will choose a limit of cover in line with the nature of projects/contracts that they normally undertake or the size of the pension scheme funds that they manage.